Marijuana grow operation in Adrian dismantled

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By BATES COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

On 3/18/14, members of the CNET Drug Taskforce and the Bates County Sheriff’s Office converged on a residence in rural Adrian, Missouri. The narcotics officers were following up on a tip in reference to a marijuana grow operation at the residence.

Narcotics officers made contact with one of the owners at the residence. At the residence the officers located two locations within the house used for the grown operation. .

Approximately 41 marijuana plants were seized, just under 1 pound of processed marijuana and 9 guns. The grow operation was dismantled and transported to the Bates County Sheriff’s Office

The case will be sent to the Prosecutor’s Office for review of charges.

See the March 27, 2014 issue of The Adrian Journal for the complete story.